RHEL 5 / 6 : JBoss EAP (RHSA-2018:2664)

High Nessus Plugin ID 117398


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.


A security update is now available for Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform from the Customer Portal.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.2 is a platform for Java applications based on jbossas.

This asynchronous patch is a security update for RichFaces and Apache CXF packages in Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.2.

Security Fix(es) :

* Injection of arbitrary EL expressions allows remote code execution via org.richfaces.renderkit.html.Paint2DResource. (CVE-2018-12533)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117398

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-2664.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/10

Updated: 2018/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-cdk, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-docs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-framework, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-root, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:richfaces-ui, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12533

RHSA: 2018:2664